AOPO is grateful for the ongoing and generous support from these organizations:
Platinum Level Association Sponsor
Organ Recovery Systems is a global market-leading provider of organ preservation products and services including the LifePort Kidney Transporter and their gold standard preservation solutions: SPS-1® (UW solution) and KPS-1® (UW machine perfusion solution). With 193 transplant programs in 28 countries, the clinical experience with LifePort Kidney Transporter is growing as rapidly as the body of scientific evidence supporting its value in improving patient outcomes, and reducing both waiting lists and hospital costs. The LifePort Liver Transporter, built on the same platform technology, is undergoing regulatory review in the US and EU.
Gold Level Association Sponsors
Cryolife® is one of the world’s contemporary medical device companies providing preserved human cardiac and vascular tissues, surgical adhesives and sealants, cardiac lasers and implantable end-stage renal disease access grafts for the repair of complex cardiac and vascular reconstruction surgeries. Since the Company’s inception in 1984, it is estimated that its products and tissues have been implanted in about 900,000 patients worldwide.
Transplant Connect is the world’s leading provider of electronic medical record systems for the tissue, ocular and organ donation-transplantation fields. Our iTransplant℠ Enterprise System is relied upon every day by many thousands of medical professionals to expedite and increase donation and transplantation and to reduce errors and increase operational efficiency.
Silver Level Association Sponsors
Clinical Consulting Associates, Inc. provides professional, unique and flexible staffing solutions for organ procurement organizations, as well as, import organ offer screening and processing for transplant programs across the United States. We are an experienced team of Certified Procurement Transplant Coordinators with clinical expertise in all aspects of the organ donation process.
Allergan is a global pharmaceutical leader focused on developing, manufacturing and commercializing branded pharmaceutical, device, biologic, surgical and regenerative medicine products. LifeCell Corporation, an Allergan affiliate, is an American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB)-accredited organization that maximizes donation by advancing the science of acellular dermal matrices and tissue processing.
The MTF Biologics is a non-profit service organization dedicated to providing quality tissue through a commitment to excellence in education, research, recovery and care for recipients, donors and their families.
LifeLogics is a non-profit organization established within the Organ and Tissue Procurement and Processing community. At LifeLogics, we are dedicated to streamlining the work in this dedicated community through better technology, validated systems, and proven system delivery. We are a team of IT and clinical professionals with years of experience in building mission critical clinical systems. When you work with LifeLogics, you are in a true partnership with an organization that understands the real goal is to save and enhance lives.
Lung Bioengineering Lung Bioengineering is focused on the commercialization, research and development of unique products to address the unmet medical needs of patients. We believe serving others is more than just a responsibility – it’s a privilege. We try to breathe life into everything we do, and pride ourselves on contributing time and resources to help patients with fatal lung diseases.
Bronze Level Association Sponsors
Bridge to Life Ltd. is a biotechnology company formed to advance the science or organ procurement and preservation and to research, develop and commercialize medical technologies.
Community Tissue Services provides services to donor families, medical communities, recipients, and community partners through recovery, processing, and distribution of tissue grafts. Community Tissue Services is a national tissue network with locations in Dayton, Ohio (Corporate Office); Fort Worth, Texas; Fresno, California; Indianapolis Indiana; Memphis, Tennessee; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Portland and Medford, Oregon; Toledo, Ohio; and Boise, Idaho.
Promethera Biosciences is a global innovator in liver therapeutics whose mission is to bring life-saving treatments to reduce the need for liver transplantation.
CompuMed’s OPO solution helps to improve donor case turnaround time and increase the number of organs recovered per donor. Our Board-Certified specialists provide 24/7 STAT interpretations of cardiology and radiology exams including serial echos and Critical Care Consulting. In addition, we offer a basic echocardiogram course for transplant coordinators.
Axogen (AXGN) is the leading company focused specifically on the science, development and commercialization of technologies for peripheral nerve regeneration and repair. We are passionate about helping to restore peripheral nerve function and quality of life to patients with physical damage or discontinuity to peripheral nerves by providing innovative, clinically proven and economically effective repair solutions for surgeons and health care providers.